Our Christmas Wish List

Young Lady & Daughter

How can you give help and hope to men, women, and children in need this Christmas? Here are some specific ways you can help those among us who are struggling: Meals – Every $4.25 you give will provide a hot meal this Christmas season. Toys – Donate or host a toy drive to stock our free Christmas toy store for … Read More

A Servant’s Heart: Serving our Neighbours in Need

Frances - A volunteer at the Scott Mission

“There are so many needy people, so many broken people of all ages. I’m only a small part of The Scott Mission, but God is very big and He knows how to meet the needs of the people who come here.” —Frances Gibson After Frances Gibson retired from her job as a kindergarten teacher at a Christian school, she found … Read More

I wouldn’t have survived without The Scott Mission. . .

Joseph eating at The Scott Mission

Thank you for giving Joseph the second chance he needed in life! Joseph never imagined the day would come when he would need help from The Scott Mission. He had a good life—a wife and a great corporate job. But then it all began to crumble as personal problems mounted. Before long, Joseph’s stress was so high that he could … Read More

I really thank God for The Scott Mission . . .

Silvina & Daughter

The challenges facing a single mother are many. When we met Silvina, she was barely keeping food on the table and a roof over her family’s heads. Every day was a struggle to survive, which meant buying Christmas presents for her children was impossible . . . Silvina was working two jobs . . . and hanging on by a … Read More

In their own words—Scott Mission Camp Changes Young Lives!

A smiling camper swimming in the pool

“I love everything about SMC, and I can’t wait until next year! I know it will be great!” —Malcolm, camper “The week I spent at Scott Mission Camp was the best week of my life.” —Akilah, camper “SMC was a blast. I wish I could be there every day, I love it there and I learned a lot about God!” … Read More

Thank you for all you make possible when you support Scott Mission Camp

Camp Director, Miranda

If you’ve been blessed to attend Scott Mission Camp or taken a personal tour, then you know what a special and breathtakingly beautiful place it is-soaring trees, a sparkling pond, and rustic cabins that can make any child forget all about their favourite video game. And you also know that each of the more than 600 children and youth who … Read More

Without Scott Mission Camp, My Life Wouldn’t Be The Same!

Diego at Camp

Diego’s family hadn’t lived in Toronto very long when his mother signed him up to attend Scott Mission Camp for the first time. He admits he was a little anxious, as it was his first overnight camp…but it didn’t take long for Diego to realize that he was in an extraordinarily beautiful place, surrounded by warm and wonderful counsellors and … Read More

Scott Mission Camp – It’s Amazing!

Camper, Samantha

Samantha could see how much her big sister loved going to Scott Mission Camp, but that didn’t stop her from having serious doubts on her first day. “I didn’t know much about camp, and I was nervous,” she recalls. “But I met new friends. In our cabin that night, we talked and laughed and shared stories. We bonded and were … Read More

“I have never felt so loved”

A smiling woman in the toy store

Life was very difficult for Amy* and her children in their neighbourhood near The Scott Mission’s O’Connor Family Centre. Like many families in the area, her income is not enough to meet her family’s needs. But like any good neighbour, the O’Connor Family Centre reached out with the extra care that made it a little easier for Amy to give … Read More

Care Comes First

Indra with her two young boys

When we met Indra, she was gripped with fear. At the top of her list—feeding her children and keeping a roof over their heads on a strained budget. But Indra also had to find quality, affordable daycare and dreaded the thought of leaving her little ones with strangers. That all changed the day Indra walked into The Scott Mission’s O’Connor … Read More